Tiago Falotico


About me

I'm a primatologist. My interests are development and social learning of tool use by wild capuchin monkeys.

My info

Full name
Tiago Falotico
I am
a professional scientist
Curator level
Full Curator


68 objects curated
11 taxa curated
7 images set as exemplar
0 articles selected for Overview
1 preferred classification selected

6 common names added
1 common name removed
0 common names curated

6 taxa commented
14 comments submitted
3 articles added
0 data records added

Curator qualifications

1 - PhD student at University of São Paulo - Brazil. 2 - Alfaro, J. W. L., Matthews, L., Boyette, A. H., Macfarlan, S. J., Phillips, K. A., Falótico, T., Ottoni, E., et al. (2011). Anointing variation across wild capuchin populations: a review of material preferences, bout frequency and anointing sociality in Cebus and Sapajus. American Journal of Primatology, 73, n/a-n/a. doi:10.1002/ajp.20971 Falotico, T., Labruna, M. B., Verderane, M. P., Resende, B. D., Izar, P, & Ottoni, E. B. (2007). Repellent Efficacy of Formic Acid and the Abdominal Secretion of Carpenter Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) Against Amblyomma Ticks (Acari: Ixodidae). Journal of Medical Entomology, 44(4), 718-721. Verderane, M. P., Falotico, T., Resende, B. D., Labruna, M. B., Izar, P., & Ottoni, E. B. (2007). Anting in a Semifree-ranging Group of Cebus apella. International Journal of Primatology.
Curation scope
Primate cognition and tool use by capuchin monkeys.